Quality Metrics in Obstetrics: Why, What, and How to Incorporate Them into Your Practice
Feb. 5, 2020 8am - 12pm
Bryann Bromley, MD MBA
Loralei Thornburg, MD
Allison Bryant Mantha, MD, MPH
Mark Clapp, MD, MPH
Dena Goffman, MD
Christian Pettker, MD
Jean Spitz, MPH
Thomas Westover, MD
CME for this postgraduate course is available through the Perinatal Quality Foundation. Instructions for claiming the credits will be provided by the course directors during the session.
- Describe key performance measures and quality improvement initiatives in obstetrics.
- Compare and contrast quality metrics in Ob subspecialty areas.
- Explain requirements regarding performance measures and quality improvement in Ob/Gyn residency and fellowship programs.
- Investigate race disparity in obstetric outcomes
- Discuss individualized ways to bring quality measures into practice.
|Session Time||Session Title||Session Speaker|
|8:00 – 8:05 am||Welcome||Thornburg/Bromley/Spitz|
|8:05 – 8:30 am||What is Quality?||Goffman|
|8:30 – 9:00 am||Diagnostic Errors: (How) Can We Reduce Maternal Harm?||Westover|
|9:00 – 9:30 am||ACGME & Quality: What Do Our Residents and Fellows Really Need to Know?||Thornburg|
|9:30 – 10:00 am||Incorporating Health Care Inequities in Quality Improvement||Bryant|
|10:00 – 10:30 am||Break|
|10:30 – 11:00 am||Measuring What Matters: Balancing Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes in Obstetric Quality Metrics||Clapp|
|11:00 – 11:30 am||Quality on L&D: How Do We Make Labor and Delivery Safe?||Pettker|
|11:30 – 11:55 am||Quality in Fetal Imaging: Where Should Our Focus Be?||Bromley|
|11:55 am – 12:00 pm||Closing Comments||Spitz|